Accession Number : AD0707334

Title :   ROUNDING-ERROR BOUNDS FOR A RECURSION FORMULA.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,

Corporate Author : JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV SILVER SPRING MD APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Ehrlich,L. W.

Report Date : DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : Rounding error bounds are given for the recursion formula: x sub (n+1) = p(x sub n) - x sub (n-1), where p = or < 2. Some statistical bounds are also included. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TRANSCENDENTAL FUNCTIONS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING), (*NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, ERRORS), STATISTICAL ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE